Title

Signal Processing For The Home Studio Owner: Part 1, Compressors, Limiters, and EQ

Document Type

Article

Publication Title

Disc Makers Blog

ISSN

2572-6803

Publication Date

7-11-2012

Abstract

In addition to your microphones, DAW/console, and room, an essential part of any home studio set-up is your signal processing gear. These tools are necessary to create a professional-sounding final product. But for the new engineer, these effects can be fairly mysterious, and a tendency to overuse plug-ins and outboard gear is commonplace, especially for someone just learning the nuances of the art of recording.